Definition of religioner in English:



  • A person having religious beliefs or devoted to a religious life.

    • ‘Of about 14,000 inhabitants, not less than a fourth were clergy and religioners.’
    • ‘The priest, the religioner, the father of a family, every one has wrongs to avenge.’
    • ‘Why is there no First Amendment right for religioners?’
    • ‘The religioner is not exempt from suspicion at the frontier station.’
    • ‘The religioners who embarked for the service of the fleet were 180, consisting of Augustinians, Franciscans, Dominicans, and Jesuits.’
    brother, male member of a religious order, religious, contemplative
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